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Accident: 201403961 - Employee Killed In Fall From Gantry Crane Beam

Accident: 201403961 -- Report ID: 0552651 -- Event Date: 04/26/2000
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12714079604/27/20001721Genesee Painting Co Inc
Employee #1 was dismantling a 50 ft long cuplock scaffold erected above a gantry crane. He was sitting on a crane beam and a scaffold truss when he fell 48 ft to the ground. Employee #1 was killed. He was working without any form of fall protection and without the supervision of a competent person.
Keywords: dismantling, work rules, construction, gantry crane, fall, fall protection, scaffold, unstable position
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Sewer/water treatment plant Alteration or rehabilitation $20,000,000 and over 1 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 127140796 Fatality Fracture Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:48
Cause: Interior painting and decorating
FatCause: Fall from/with ladder

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